At Dell’s Maraschino Cherries, It’s All About the Process!

Dell’s Maraschino Cherries Cold Process Produces the Crunchiest, Tastiest and Sweetest Cherries that Retailers and Foodservice Operators can Offer their Customers!


It’s all about the process at Dell’s Maraschino Cherries in Brooklyn, New York, the “COLD” process that is. Founded in 1948 in a square food store front, Dell’s Maraschino Cherries has continuously perfected their family secretive cold process in the manufacturing of their maraschino cherries. Unlike other maraschino cherry manufacturers that use a heat process, Dell’s cold process infuses the syrup at a much slower rate which retains the integrity of the cherries by maintaining their shape, size, and weight, but even more importantly, the skin of the cherries don’t shrivel. A heat process which quickens production times infuses the syrup at a much faster rate which shrinks the cherries and gives them a gummy taste.

Dell’s Maraschino Cherries are the crunchiest, tastiest and sweetest cherries that retailers and foodservice operators can offer their customers. Dell’s Maraschino Cherries are the perfect “cherries” to top off ice cream, desserts, drinks and milk shakes. Dell’s Maraschino Cherries wholesale line of maraschino cherries offers schools, hospitals, restaurants, cafeterias, hotels and airlines a variety of different sized cherries that include large, extra large, jumbo, whole, crushed halved with or without stems. Dell’s Maraschino Cherries also gives its wholesale customers the ability to order customized colored maraschino cherries in variable sizes and shapes with or without stems.

“Our cold process is not only about providing our customers with a positive experience, but also providing their customers with an exceptional experience when eating our cherries. It’s not only a process, it’s the way we do business. Our goal is to deliver a positive experience along the entire product life cycle of our cherries,” stated Dana Mondella Bentz, President & CEO of Dell’s Maraschino Cherries.

Whether you’re an owner of a single retail store or a buyer of a national chain, Dell’s Maraschino Cherries has a complete line of the best quality, best tasting, medium, large and jumbo sized maraschino cherries. The line is offered with or without stems.

Dell’s Maraschino Cherries never compromises on the quality and the safety of their cherries. Dell’s Maraschino Cherries manufacturing facility is completely automated guaranteeing their cherries are moved quickly and gently to keep pace with today’s ever changing market demands. Dell’s Maraschino Cherries is SQF certified, a first in the industry and their facilities are OU kosher certified. Dell’s Maraschino Cherries processes upwards of 19 million pounds of cherries a year and has multiple facilities to manufacture a consistent supply of cherries.

Dell’s Maraschino Cherries sources only the finest cherries from around the world to provide retailers and foodservice operators with the best quality and best tasting maraschino cherries.

When you choose Dell’s Maraschino Cherries, you can be rest assured you’re choosing the best!